Christmas Gift Guide 2020 – Part Two

The second installment of our Christmas gift guide includes something for everyone, from a magical beauty moment to a delicious box of chocolates.  

This holiday season, Charlotte Tilbury has decoded and bottled her 27-years of beauty secrets and expertise in to an easy to use, easy to choose, and easy to gift Holiday collection of her most magical beauty moments! The Instant Eye Palette – Bejewelled Eyes to Hypnotise (€75) is the perfect gift for everyone from 18 to 108. Charlotte has created four magical eye glow looks with 12 hypnotic shades inspired by the world’s most brilliant gems, so you can glow from day to night! Available from, Brown Thomas nationwide, and Arnotts.

Make new traditions this festive season and memories that will last a lifetime at Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa. Why not arrange a very special New Year’s Eve surprise for a loved one to say goodbye to 2020 in style! The New Year’s Eve package at Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa is €365 per night for two people in a Deluxe double room. Visit or call 01 801 3500. 

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Searching for the ideal Christmas gift for the motoring enthusiast in your life? Volvo Cars has a unique range of accessories for people who love pets and their cars, adventurers who like to travel, tech enthusiasts who want the latest gadgets, thrill seekers and mini cruisers. Volvo’s comfortable dog harness is for use in the rear seat, keeping the dog still while you drive. It easily detaches from the seat belt making it practical and useful even outside the car, as a walking, tracking, or pulling harness – €60.

Not-for-profit social enterprise, Sensational Kids, has an online store,, which offers a wide range of toys, books and other products that kids and parents alike will adore this Christmas. Each item has been carefully chosen to help nurture and foster children’s learning and development. 100% of the profits from the store go to subsidising therapy services including Occupational Therapy and Speech and Language Therapy for children of all abilities, including those with special needs. Check out the Balance See-Saw for some fun on Christmas morning – €23.

Give the gift of self-care this Christmas with Revive Active’s 9 Week Beauty Complex Giftset (€99). Beauty Complex is formulated using a unique combination of ingredients and it is scientifically formulated to nourish your skin, hair, nails, teeth and gums. It is perfect for those looking to nourishes their skin from the inside out. The Beauty Complex gift set is a 9 Week Beauty Plan containing three boxes of Beauty Complex (21 sachets per box, equating to 9 week supply), as well as a soothing eye mask to help with relaxation.  

The perfect present for loved ones, Lily O’Brien’s Desserts Collection (RRP €10.00) is the ultimate gift to sit under any tree this festive season. Filled with flavours inspired by the world’s best loved dessert recipes, each box contains 18 delicious chocolates including Hazelnut Torte, Banoffee Pie, Crème Brulee, Raspberry Infusion, Key Lime Pie, and new Lemon Posset. This mouth-wateringly divine new flavour is a smooth and creamy lemon truffle, in a dark chocolate cup, with a sprinkle of crunchy meringue pieces, absolutely delicious!